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Baldface Lodge

Opens in 5 min: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Unforgettable experience

It’s pricey, but extremely fun and well worth it. Our guides were great! The terrain was a blast... read more

Reviewed December 13, 2018
703garyr
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Edwards, Colorado
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Great cat skiing operation

While I have not participated in many cat skiing operations, this organization worked hard to make... read more

Reviewed March 27, 2017
HPK01Traveler
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Freeport, Maine
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Epic snowcat boarding & skiing in the deep powdery mountains near Nelson, British Columbia, Canada. Massage, sauna, yoga, gourmet food and wine, and comfy luxury lodging.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Nelson, British Columbia V1L 6A5, Canada
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+1 250-352-0006
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Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

It’s pricey, but extremely fun and well worth it. Our guides were great! The terrain was a blast! The staff was awesome! Can’t wait to go back!

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 703garyr
Reviewed April 22, 2018

The lodging was equal to the old college fraternity days. For this type of price, customers should experience a little nicer accommodations. The skiing wasn’t bad. But there are many great skiing options in the area with more to offer.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank tonyin2018
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

The Baldface reputation of arrogance proceeds them. I went to Baldface with a co-ed group of boarders and skiers this year. And, exactly what people say about this place happened to us, the staffs “ski snobbish” attitude ruined our trip. Our guide was a salty...More

Date of experience: January 2017
36  Thank hollsmost
Reviewed March 27, 2017

While I have not participated in many cat skiing operations, this organization worked hard to make everyone feel comfortable and provide a great experience. The guides were knowledgeable and exuded confidence, the accommodations were very good, and food was great. As to the skiing/riding, this...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed January 17, 2017

They have the experience nailed. You're looking at this because you want to ride/ski - so that first. Our guides and cat-driver were the perfect blend of fun and competent (fun when all's well, but right beneath the surface, very competent about dangers and keeping...More

Date of experience: January 2017
3  Thank MattL70
Reviewed February 18, 2016

From start to finish, Baldface is the ultimate ski trip. First, the skiing. Every single run is the best run of your life. Waist deep at worst, big open bowls, plenty of cliffs for those so inclined, amazing glades, everything you want and as big...More

Date of experience: March 2015
5  Thank COTraveler81
Reviewed January 17, 2016

Baldface is THE BEST. Period. Pensiero and his team are super professional and make you feel welcome and safe in the backcountry.

Date of experience: March 2015
2  Thank walkorroll
Reviewed August 4, 2013 via mobile

These guys a gals are the bomb!! Great food, great terrain , great staff! 32,000 acres of pure ecstasy.

Date of experience: January 2013
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Reviewed January 15, 2012

This is the place to go for serious powder. Just got back from a 4 day trip. Huge variety of terrain - open bowls, trees, steeps, logging clear cuts. Fresh tracks every run all 4 days & no shortage of terrain for the next groups...More

8  Thank Jeff L
Reviewed October 5, 2003

What an experience! Great staff, guides and operators showed us some amazing snow and terrain. Fantastic on-mountain accommodations in their new lodge, along with spectacular food, makes this a great package!

1  Thank Destination37090
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